Utilizing in-cab sensors and detection equipment, OpGuard is a non-intrusive fatigue and distraction solution that continuously monitors operators to proactively prevent accidents.
Guardvant’s safety solutions use advanced technologies to help improve mine operator performance, create a more productive work environment, and protect assets.
The company’s solutions include OpGuard operator condition detection, ProxGuard 360o situational awareness, and CollisionGuard GPS collision avoidance.
In addition, Guardvant’s web-based OpWeb integrated analytics suite provides real-time access, allowing operational analysis to be completed from any location.
Operator condition detection solutions
Utilizing in-cab sensors and detection equipment, OpGuard is a real-time non-intrusive fatigue and distraction detection solution that continuously monitors operators to proactively prevents accidents.
Operators are monitored in real-time, allowing them to have immediate notification when a fatigue or distraction event occurs.
360° situational awareness systems
Utilizing various combinations of radars and cameras, ProxGuard provides and shares relevant surrounding information with operators.
ProxGuard is a fully customizable solution aimed at achieving total operator awareness based on equipment activity levels and site specific safety goals.
GPS collision avoidance
Utilizing peer-to-peer communication between equipment, CollisionGuard increases situational awareness by displaying the location of any other nearby equipped equipment to the operator.
The fully configurable solution integrates with all mine designs and equipment to ensure comprehensive equipment coverage
Integrated analytics suite for mine operators
Providing real-time access to all Guardvant solutions, OpWeb allows for operational analysis to be completed from any location.
OpWeb’s capabilities allow stakeholders to analyze and assess historical operator and event data to aid in managing future mine and operator condition management plans.
Headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, US, Guardvant was founded in 2010 and focuses on creating innovative technology solutions to help clients improve safety, productivity, and equipment availability.
Our highly qualified team has a proven track record of successful system design, implementation and support in the mining industry.
Our customer-centric approach allows us to deliver customized solutions that exceed goals and objectives.
Guardvants' safety solutions use advanced technologies to help improve operator performance, create a more productive work environment, and protect assets.
Live demonstration of OpGuard Operator Condition Detection.
Live demonstration of OpGuard Operator Condition Detection.
OpGuard will be implemented at the Ravensworth mining operation in Australia.
New office expansion enables Guardvant to increase customer support.
Streamlined information for visitors to learn about Guardvant’s services and solutions.
OpGuard is now implemented at the La Caridad mine in Mexico.
Newmont Ghana has selected GuardVant's fatigue monitoring, proximity detection and collision avoidance systems for its operating gold mines Akyem and Ahafo. By combining these safety technologies, Newmont expects a decrease in safety incidents and operating costs, as well as an increase in equipment availability.
Visitors to GuardVant's MINExpo booth will be able to demo the OpGuard Operator Fatigue and Alertness Monitoring System on a fully-equipped Liebherr haul truck cab. GuardVant will also demonstrate new advancements in the monitoring technology, including new digital cameras.
Guardvant announces the official opening of the 24/7 monitoring center for OpGuard customers.
Some of the top technology companies in Arizona to gather at a prestigious gala to honor the state's science and technology innovators, the Arizona Technology Council, in conjunction with the Arizona Commerce Authority, today announced the winners of the 2015 Governor's Celebration of Innovation (GCOI) Awards presented by Avnet, Inc.
Guardvant's OpGuard Operator Fatigue and Alertness Monitoring System has been credited with helping Goldcorp's Los Filos mine eliminate fatigue-related accidents. During the first six months of operation OpGuard recorded nearly 20,000 fatigue events in more than 150,000 operating hours.
Guardvant technology continues to grow in Mexico, and is one of the market leaders in Mexico for fatigue monitoring systems for open pit mines.
Guardvant is pleased to announce that Sean Perry has joined Guardvant to lead sales and technical support in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific.
Guardvant is pleased to announce that Ed Desjardins has joined the company as executive vice-president.
Guardvant has released the ProxGuard GPS Collision Avoidance System to address new requirements in South Africa's Department of Mineral Resources, Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996 (Act No. 29 of 1996).
Guardvant, Inc. has completed deployment of OpGuard, Operator Fatigue and Alertness Monitoring System, at Goldcorp's Los Filos mine in southern Mexico.
Guardvant, Inc., a provider of innovative mining technology has been selected by Cloud Peak Energy, a leading coal company with three operations in the Powder River Basin, to supply the OpGuard, Operator Fatigue and Alertness Monitoring System.
Provider of innovative mining technology Guardvant Inc. has received orders for its OpGuard operator fatigue and alertness monitoring system and the ProxGuard collision awareness system, from South Africa's largest diamond producer, De Beers Group of Companies at Venetia mine.
Innovative mining technology provider Guardvant, Inc. has received another order for OpGuard Operator Fatigue and Alertness Monitoring System, from the Sumitomo Corporation for the Minera San Cristóbal SA (MSC), company in Bolivia.
Innovative mining technology provider Guardvant will install its OpGuard, Operator Fatigue and Alertness Monitoring System products at the Toromocho mine in Peru. Safety is a core value to Toromocho mine operator, Minera Chinalco Peru, and the deployment of Guardvant technology supports Chinalco's efforts to fulfill this.
Guardvant Inc. is a provider of innovative mining technology and has released the Guardvant mobile router (GMR), which provides multiple communications options such as peer-to-peer, Wi-Fi infrastructure, cellular, and bluetooth 4.0 for onboard mining applications in a single device. The GMR greatly expands a mine's mobile wireless communication options, ensuring better transfer of data in real-time.
Guardvant, a provider of innovative mining technology, has released the Guardvant Mobile Server (GMS), which aims to reduce the in-cab clutter and operational costs of multiple hardware platforms and displays installed on mining equipment.